Aaron Stander

Instructor of Creative Writing, Interlochen College of Creative Arts
Writers Practicum Presenter, Interlochen College of Creative Arts

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Aaron Stander spent many decades in the Detroit area, where he taught college English and trained writing teachers. In 2000, he and his wife left college teaching positions and moved permanently to northern Michigan. Aaron is the author of Summer People, a mystery set in Northern Michigan. Color Tour, a sequel to Summer People, was released in July of 2006. Deer Season followed in the spring of 2009, Shelf Ice in 2010, Medieval Murders in 2011, Cruelest Month in 2012, Murder in a Summer Colony in 2013 and Murder in the Merlot in 2015. He is also the author of numerous articles, stories, and reviews, and the host of Michigan Writers on the Air on Interlochen Public Radio.